King Louis Billings V - Inventor of the HackerspaceA Timeline of Oakland Hacker Spaces: 

June, 2009: People start meeting to discuss forming what would eventually become Ace Monster Toys

May 24, 2010: Having reached critical mass of members to start moving forward, the name Ace Monster Toys is selected from a list of proposals

June 14, 2010: The initial board & officers of Ace Monster Toys are elected

July 26, 2010: Ace Monster Toys leases their first space, 1600 sq ft at 6050 Lowell St, Oakland

October, 2011: Sudo Room has their Initial meeting at a coffee shop in Oakland

February 12, 2012: LoL Space has their first big event, a community brunch

June 5, 2012: Sudo Room rents their initial spaces at 2135 Broadway, three separate rooms totaling a couple hundred sq ft.

November 9, 2012: Sudo Room moves to its former downtown location of 2141 Broadway, around 800 sq ft.

July 1, 2014:  Sudo Room moves to current location at 4799 Shattuck Ave. in Temescal.